Police: Pedestrian, 63, Struck & Killed In St. PaulA morning walk for a St. Paul couple ended in tragedy at a busy intersection Thursday. Kunlek Wangmo, 63, and her husband were crossing St. Clair Avenue at West 7th Street around 6:40 a.m. when she was struck and killed by a passing motorist.
1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Polk County Rollover CrashAt least one person was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Polk County Friday morning. According to the State Patrol, a 1995 Ford Escort crashed near the intersections of County Roads 17 and 13 in Crookston, Minnesota.
2 Killed In Head-On Crash With Dump Truck In Isanti CountyAt least two people were killed in a head-on collision in Isanti County Monday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol said the crash happened at the intersection of Highways 65 and 107.
2 Construction Projects To Affect Traffic In Downtown MinneapolisA few construction projects are expected to have an impact on traffic patterns in downtown Minneapolis. City officials said that the two projects beginning on Monday would lead to closures on Portland and Park Avenues.
Sheriff: 3 Hurt In Alcohol-Involved ATV CrashThree people were injured in an ATV crash in Cass County Sunday evening, according to the sheriff's office. The crash happened along Big Boy Drive Northeast in rural Boy River at about 8:20 p.m.
Minnesota, Wisconsin Among Top 5 Best States For DrivingMinnesotans seeking the best driving experience can rest east, as a new ranking places the state among the top five best in the nation. Minnesota comes in with the fifth best state in the U.S. with the best conditions for drivers, according to a study by Bankrate.
1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Crash Involving Dump TruckA 23-year-old man was killed after rear-ending a dump truck in Stearns County late Monday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash happened along Highway 23 near County Road 12 after 5:30 p.m.
More Road Closures To Affect Weekend TrafficIn case you weren't already keeping track of enough detours around the Twin Cities, get ready to add another potential headache to the pile. Starting Friday at 10 p.m., eastbound traffic on Interstate 394 shifts into two HOV lanes so crews can do pavement work between Highway 100 in Golden Valley and Interstate 94 in Minneapolis.
Heavy Rains Stall Morning CommuteAt least a half-dozen crashes were reported across the Twin Cities metro area Tuesday morning after heavy rains moved through the area just as traffic was firing up.
Motorcyclist Killed In Isanti County CrashA motorcyclist was killed after crashing into another vehicle in Isanti, Minnesota Sunday afternoon. The crash happened along Highway 47 near 261st Street at about 4:15 p.m.
State Patrol Warns Don't Stop For Ducklings On HighwaysAs unpopular as it may seem, the Minnesota State Patrol is advising motorists not to stop for wildlife that may have meandered onto a busy interstate. The advice comes after drivers on Interstate 35 in the Twin Cities metro could be seen on transportation video stopping or swerving to avoid a duck leading a line of ducklings across the busy road.
1 Killed, 7 Hurt In 2-Vehicle Crash In Sherburne CountyA 54-year-old man was killed and two others seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash in Sherburne County Tuesday evening. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened at about 8 p.m. in Becker, Minnesota.